Tom Elliott is the owner of Sandhills Winery along with his wife Trish.
Tom will board the helicopter on October 15th as Master of Ceremonies for the first annual Wall Of Honor Golf Ball Drop to benefit the foundation.Mr. Elliott is also a member of the Board Of Directors for the Wall Of Honor Foundation.
Tom will drop the first 5 gallon bucket filled with 250 numbered golf balls as the helicopter hovers at 100 feet above the practice green at the SL Golf Club.The event will be held at 3 pm after the Fall Classic Golf Tournament.
Families are invited to join the festivities at a safe distance with a cordoned off area.
Golf balls are selling fast for the charity and can be purchased for $10 or 3 for $25 to enter to win the grand prize of $1,000.
Lt. Col. Thomas R. Elliott U.S. Army ret.
Tom served during the Vietnam war as a helicopter pilot in the 1st Calvary and completed two tours.
He served for 25 years, 1966-1990 until his retirement.